Allied Warships

USS Gilmore (DE 18)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 18 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down1 Apr 1942 
Launched22 Oct 1942 
Commissioned17 Apr 1943 
End service29 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 29 December 1945.
Stricken 21 January 1946.
Sold 1 February 1947 and broke up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Gilmore (DE 18)

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1T/Cdr. Selden Clobridge Small, USN17 Apr 194331 Aug 1943
2Alfred Gordon Cooke, USNR31 Aug 19433 Jan 1944
3Walter Donald Jenckes, USNR3 Jan 194424 Jan 1945
4Theodore Francis Mayer, Jr., USNR24 Jan 194529 Dec 1945

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